Political polarization

Polarization is not as bad as you think, prof says

Oct. 2, 2020

CU Boulder political scientist, author of Compromise in an Age of Party Polarization, to discuss the topic on Oct. 10.

Buffalo in the snow

Endurance amid uncertainty is topic of wellness summit

Oct. 2, 2020

“Endurance in the Face of Uncertainty” is the theme of this year’s Health and Wellness Summit at the University of Colorado Boulder. Given that it is 2020, the focus could hardly be timelier. The third annual wellness summit will happen Oct. 6, 7 and 8 (Tuesday through Thursday) and is...

Immigration pannel

Can we improve the discussion about immigration?

Oct. 2, 2020

New virtual conversation series from the Center of the American West takes aim at one of the most contentious issues this election

Colorado Classics

Budding Ciceros and Roman circusgoers unite

Sept. 30, 2020

Virtually, that is, as the CU Boulder Classics Department and Colorado Classics Association turns young people on to ancient Greece and Rome

Osborne Tree

How do you make invisible ecological disaster visible?

Sept. 24, 2020

Year-long seminar strives to make unseen ecological harms clearly observed by blending science and art

The Parker Solar Probe, launching this summer, will collect data from the sun's corona. Its mission will bring the spacecraft closer to the sun than any manmade object in history and the data will help predict the impacts of solar weather. Image courtesy of NASA

CU Boulder professor to speak on mission to ‘touch’ the sun

Sept. 15, 2020

CU on the Weekend Lecture on Sept. 19 to cover NASA’s Parker Solar Probe and CU Boulder’s contribution to the FIELDS Instrument

Patty Limerick

From the post office to turnaround artists

Sept. 14, 2020

A new lecture series from the Center of the American West delves into current issues

Creative Climate Change Book Cover

Standing up for climate change

Sept. 4, 2020

In this episode of CU Boulder Where You Are, Beth Osnes and Max Boykoff discuss the power of humor to start a productive conversation about climate change.


'The Bridge, the Break and Belonging'

Sept. 3, 2020

In this video, University of Colorado Boulder dance instructor Larry Southall performs A Day in the Life, a moving hip-hop performance set to Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata.

Water and energy

Symposium brings energy and water together

Aug. 7, 2020

Upcoming virtual events to explore the scientific and cultural facets of two important issues for Coloradans: energy and water.